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Highway Fatalities In Kentucky Increased Last Year

There were 834 fatalities in 2016, 73 more than 2015. “We are greatly concerned with the number of people who lost their lives on our roadways,” said KOHS Executive Director Dr. Noelle Hunter. “These figures are unacceptable to us and they should be unacceptable to every driver – every person ...

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Drug Take Back Program

Russell Counties Partners in Prevention and the Russell County Sheriff’s Department will again this year take part in the Drug Take Back program that takes place across the nation April 29th. Anita Tucker, Chairperson for Partners in Prevention spoke to WJRS News about the take back which is being held ...

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Russell County Library Board Of Trustees

The Russell County Public Library Board of Trustees will have a special called meeting on Thursday at 12:00 noon. On the agenda will be the Memorandum Agreement with Kentucky Department of Libraries and Archives. The next regular meeting will take place on Tuesday, May 9th at 5:00 pm.

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The Russell County High School Has A New Principal

The Russell County High School Site Based Council yesterday voted and hired the new principal for the high school that will take over at the beginning of the 2017-2018 school year. That’s Superintendent Michael Ford who explains to WJRS News how the process works for the site based council ...

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